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French women and the empire : the case of Indochina

Author: Marie-Paule Ha
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This investigation of colonial gender politics in Third Republic France, using Indochina as a case study, charts women's experiences and activities to reveal a transformation in French views of empire: from colonial life as an exclusively male preserve to one where women's presence was seen as essential.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marie-Paule Ha
ISBN: 9780191754265 0191754269 0191662739 9780191662737
OCLC Number: 883156806
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white), 1 map (black and white)
Contents: 1. Searching for Mme Donnadieu: Researching French Colonial Women's History ; 2. Gender, Migration, and Empire ; 3. Mission Civilisatrice au Feminin: The Colonial Feminine Mystique and the White Woman's Burden ; 4. Promoting Emigration to Indochina ; 5. Francais d'Indochine ; 6. Poor, White, Single, and Female in the Colony ; 7. A Class of their Own: Professional Coloniales ; 8. Imperial Homemaking ; Conclusion
Responsibility: Marie-Paule Ha.

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This well-researched and well-documented monograph by Marie-Paule Ha is a muchneeded addition to the scholarship on gender and French imperialism in Indochina. ... an invaluable source of reference Read more...

 
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